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Hundreds gather at Missouri Theatre for third annual Solidarity March

The march hoped to raise awareness about equality, activism, unity and environmental issues in the community.

Foley announces $2 million donation to the School of Music

Jeanne and Rex Sinquefield have donated almost $15 million to support composition at MU.

Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner David McCullough speaks on the importance of history and education

McCullough has also won two Francis Parkman Prizes, two National Book Awards, the Colonial Dames of America Annual Book Award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the Cornelius Ryan Award.

MU alum Sheryl Crow to perform at the Homecoming concert

All the proceeds go toward the School of Music’s new building.

MU’s production of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ unites tradition with originality

“The theater department has been around for almost a hundred years, and this is the first time ever that we’ve done a play in the Missouri Theatre,” Director Kevin Brown said.

“The Hunting Ground” is a must-see to change rape culture

The film aims to foster a discussion about rape culture on college campuses across America.

‘The Hunting Ground’ comes to Ragtag

This new documentary critiques the handling of sexual assaults on college campuses in an completely unflinching manner.

Professor donates $1 million to theater department

The donation is the largest ever made by a College of Arts and Science faculty.

‘Breaking Bad’ star talks disability, fame

RJ Mitte spoke Wednesday night in Missouri Theater.

MU students to give voice to women’s issues in ‘Vagina Monologues’

This is the first year in which there will be multiple performances of the monologues.

Veteran, actor J. R. Martinez speaks on service and adversity

At 19 years old, Martinez enlisted in the U.S. Army, where his Humvee hit a roadside bomb that burned 34 percent of his body.

Loftin inaugurated, discusses MU’s longevity

Loftin announced he will create the “Looking Forward to 200 Committee” to improve MU’s long-term planning.

Pulitzer-winning author discusses education, Thomas Jefferson

MU also received an epitaph piece written by Jefferson to celebrate Loftin’s inauguration and MU’s 175th year.

MU purchases Missouri Theatre from Missouri Symphony Society

With the purchase of the Missouri Theatre in downtown Columbia, MU will see many benefits in terms of future expenses, building plans, and performance space.

Distinguished violinist Jennifer Koh to perform at Missouri Theatre

The musician speaks about playing all over the world and advancing music education

Local artists collaborate for ‘Music in Motion’

The Odyssey Chamber Music Series and Missouri Contemporary Ballet will perform together for the first time this weekend.

Mizzou Idol returns for fifth year

The “American Idol”-esque singing competition celebrates student talent.

The King’s Singers bring ‘Great American Songbook’ tour to Columbia

The British group will hopefully be your cup of tea.

Percussion Extravaganza brings unique percussion performances to Missouri Theater

School of Music will bring a percussive lineup to the Missouri Theatre on Sunday.

MU celebrates MLK with speech by Judge Glenda Hatchett at Missouri Theatre

Judge Glenda Hatchett met Martin Luther King, Jr. at a piano recital.